Veterinarian Dr. Michael C. Petty is the author of Dr. Petty's Pain Relief for Dogs: The Complete Medical and Integrative Guide to Treating Pain, and the owner of Arbor Pointe Veterinary Hospital and the Animal Pain Center in Canton, Michigan. Dr. Petty is also the past president of the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management and the co-author of the AAHA/AAFP 2015 Pain Guidelines. He is a Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner, Certified Medical Veterinary Acupuncturist, Certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist, and Diplomate, American Academy of Pain Management.